Charles Michael Niesley (Wilhelmine Christine Johanna Buchholtz, (Martin) Johann Wilhelm Buchholz, Martin Jochim Heinrich Buchholtz, Franz Christian Buchholtz) was born 23 September 1893 in Staunton Township, Miami County, Ohio.  He died 30 October 1963 in Stouder Hospital, Troy, Miami County, Ohio and was buried 2 November 1964 in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Miami County, Ohio.






The photo is of Charles (left) with his sisters, left to right - Edna, Mary and Edith, his brother, Robert Niesley is sitting.

Charles married (1) Elizabeth Alphretta Wintrow, daughter of Wesley and Betty Clark Wintrow, on 6 February 1916 in Miami County, Ohio.  Elizabeth was born 22 March 1905 in Tippecanoe City, Elizabeth Township, Miami County, Ohio.  She died July 1959 in Stouder Hospital, Troy, Miami County, Ohio and was buried in Pleasant Hil Cemetery, Miami County, Ohio.


They had the following child:

1.  Betty Niesley





 The photo is from left to right: Edna Niesley Buckingham, Charley and his wife, Alphretta; and Milta Buckingham.




Charles also married (2) Minnie M. Werts. Minnie Werts was born 21 March 1902, Concord Twp., Miami City, Ohio. Her parents were John and Sarah Brandenburg Werts.  Minnie died on 13 June 1987 in Miami County, Ohio, she is buried at Riverside Cemetery, Troy, Ohio with her first husband.

SOURCES:  Virginia Buckingham Brown